Nov 30, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Suggested Four-Year Program of Study: MICB-BS


 

Microbiology Major, B.S.

 
FRESHMAN YEAR (28-34 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
ENGL 1010 - Critical Reading and Expository Writing   3 ENGL 1020 - Critical Thinking and Argumentation   3
BIOL 1110 - Biology for Science Majors Lecture I   4 BIOL 1120 - Biology for Science Majors Lecture II   4
BIOL 1111 - Biology for Science Majors Laboratory I   0 BIOL 1121 - Biology for Science Majors Laboratory II                        0
CHEM 1110 - General Chemistry Lecture I   4 CHEM 1120 - General Chemistry Lecture II   4
CHEM 1111 - General Chemistry Laboratory I   0 CHEM 1121 - General Chemistry Laboratory II   0
CSCI 1100 - Using Information Technology  or Proficiency exam * 0-3 Interdisciplinary Advisor Approved Elective 1-3
Interdisciplinary Advisor Approved Elective 2-3 MATH 1530 - Probability and Statistics - Noncalculus   3
Fall Total 13-17 Spring Total 15-17

 

SOPHOMORE YEAR (30 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
CHEM 2010 - Organic Chemistry Lecture I   3 CHEM 2020 - Organic Chemistry Lecture II   3
CHEM 2011 - Organic Chemistry Laboratory I   2 CHEM 2021 - Organic Chemistry Laboratory II   2
PHYS 2010 - General Physics I-Noncalculus   3 PHYS 2020 - General Physics II-Noncalculus   3
PHYS 2011 - General Physics Laboratory I-Noncalculus   1 PHYS 2021 - General Physics Laboratory II-Noncalculus   1
Interdisciplinary Advisor Approved Elective 3 PSYC 1310 - Introduction to Psychology   3
Oral Communication Course 3 Interdisciplinary Advisor Approved Elective 3
Fall Total 15 Spring Total 15

 

JUNIOR YEAR (31-35 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
BIOL 4147 - Biochemistry of Macromolecules  ** 3 Fine Arts Course 3
BIOL 4157 - Biochemistry of Macromolecules Lab  ** 2 HSCI 4607 - Bacterial Physiology   4
HSCI 3320 - General Microbiology   4 HSCI 4770 - Virology   4
HSCI 3321 - General Microbiology Laboratory   0 COBH 1020 - Introduction to Public Health                  3
Humanities Course 3 Interdisciplinary Advisor Approved Elective 1-3
Social & Behavioral Science Course 3    
Interdisciplinary Advisor Approved Elective 1-3    
Fall Total 16-18 Spring Total 15-17

 

SENIOR YEAR (31-33 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
HSCI 3510 - Pathogenic Microbiology   4 EPID 3080 - Principles of Epidemiology   3
HSCI 4730 - Molecular and Microbial Genetics   3 HSCI 3540 - Immunology   3
Literature Course 3 Interdisciplinary Advisor Approved Elective 3
Concentration Disciplinary Course 3-4 Concentration Disciplinary Course 3-4
HIST 2010 - The United States to 1877   3 HIST 2020 - The United States since 1877         3
Fall Total 16-17 Spring Total 15-16

TOTAL = 120 credits

Note:


Proficiency exam may be taken for 0 credit in lieu of CSCI 1100 . Must be completed to meet Graduation requirements. Those students who complete the proficiency exam and are short credits towards their total degree requirements may be required to take additional electives.

** Can be substituted with BIOL 4167 /BIOL 4177  or HSCI 3030 /HSCI 3031 .